Japanese Antiques by Kodo Arts
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1940 item #1339897 (stock #pd974)
Kodo Arts
$5,500.00
Exceedingly rare and regal 4ft 8" japanese early Showa Period c. 1935 bronze lantern. Beautiful mythical dragons in relief on the middle section with bamboo motif door panes. Base replicates a lotus. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1940 item #1339287 (stock #pd968)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Hand hammered very large zen buddhist temple bell, c. 1935. Signed with the characters `te-uchi` hand hammered by Zuiho, one of the premeir makers pre-war. Very large at 14" diammeter and 17" tall. Fabulous sound that keeps going..... With cushion and striker. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1930 item #1339286 (stock #pd969)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Wonderful set of two nicely sized black& gold lacquer wood zen buddhist temple stands. Dated inscription reads Showa 2 from Myofuku-ji Temple near Tokyo. Stands would make numerous creative ideas come to life. A bit of lacquer wear on the top ( see pictures) but adds character, otherwise magnificent. 30" tall by 18" long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1337927 (stock #pd970)
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Exceedingly rare and unusual bronze temple lantern. Late Meiji Period c.1910. Very large and wonderful configuration with round glass windows on each of the 6 sides. Doors open where an oil wick was placed in the old days. can be fitted for electric light. This japanese lantern exudes atmosphere. 26" tall and 19" inches wide. superb condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1900 item #1337923 (stock #pd967)
Kodo Arts
$2,500.00
Spectacular Edo Period C.1860 carved gold gilt lacquered wood dragon. On the inside of zen buddhist temples the altar has a gold ceiling hanging over the statue of buddha. Hexagonal in shape it has 6 dragons at each corner of the hexagon. This dragon is such. Excellent condition. Roughly 18" x 18". Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1335437 (stock #pd961)
Kodo Arts
$1,500.00
Exceptional bronze lantern with nengo dating on the bottom from Meiji Period 4 (C.1872). With the crest for gold `kin` on the panels and beautiful diaper vine patterns, this is a stunning piece of workmanship from the early Meiji period. Excellent condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1910 item #1335435 (stock #pd962)
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sold
Outstanding late Meiji Period C.1910 bronze kannon bodhisattva diety. This diety, the compassionate reincarnation of a bodhisattva who has attained release by satori yet remains in this world to help suffering beings also realize the truth and release from suffering. Incredible tranquil expression, great blue green oxidation patina from years outside. Holding lotus blossom and leaf symbolizing the possibility of rising from mud. 31" tall by 12" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1940 item #1334826 (stock #pd964)
Kodo Arts
$980.00
Striking hanakago bamboo flower basket for the tea ceremony, signed by Seigetsu an early Showa Period c.1935 Kyushu basket maker. Very interesting and fine interloping weave with differet colored bamboo strips. A bit art deco. Sits on 4 woven legs. Height:20" x 6" diameter. Perfect condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1334816 (stock #pd963)
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Fantastic 6 panel byobu screen painting of a flock of cranes frolicking on a back of gold leaf paper. Early Meiji Period C.1875. Perfect size for over a couch or piece of furniture as it stands 27" high by 72" long. Excellent condition ; see photos. Brocade rim.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1334815 (stock #pd960)
Kodo Arts
$950.00
A pair of Edo Period C.1860 shishi wood lion carvings. Quite playful as one looks back at the other in chase. Excellent detail in the carving and very expressive. Carved out of hinoki cypress. One shishi is missing a claw but otherwise very good condition. See photos. Each 12" long x 5" tall. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1333905 (stock #pd959)
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Alsmost art deco late Meiji Period C.1890 bronze hanging lamp. Panels have a very unique diaper pattern. Condition very good (see photos). 14" wide by 14 1/2" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1800 item #1333902 (stock #pd957)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Museum piece jizo boddhisatva dated on one side Kyoho 1 (c.1716) and on the other side, Tempo 2 (C.1830). Hands in the prayer gassho but what makes this Jizo special are a series of hands carved in the stone on both sides of the figure. We have never seen this before. 16" tall and 7 1/2" wide. Very good condition. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1332840 (stock #pd953)
Kodo Arts
$675.00
Fantastic pair of bronze and copper Showa Period C.1935 lamps. Glass on all panels original and doors in perfect condition. Latches all work and very art decor appearance. 10" tall x 6" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1930 item #1332838 (stock #pd950)
Kodo Arts
$495.00
Lovely Buddhist altar offering temple table. Early Showa Period C.1925 red lacquer and copper metal fittings. Excellent condition. 12" wide x 9" x 8" deep. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1332836 (stock #pd954)
Kodo Arts
$1,100.00
Elegant Taisho Period C.1920 gold and black lacquered wood lotus stand for a buddhist diety. Can be used for any purpose. Lotus leaves and buddhist clouds in gold and the top in black lacquer. Comes in original wood box. 21" wide x 9" tall and 15" deep. Small wear on top; see photo. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #1330696 (stock #pd952)
Kodo Arts
$880.00
Quite elegant Taisho Period wagumi Japanese style bamboo flower basket featuring bamboo inserts, susudake bamboo, and a rattan weave on the handle. Excellent condition. 16" tall by 12" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1329849 (stock #pd948)
Kodo Arts
$750.00
Elegant pair of copper lanterns for candle or oil. Glass has the character for `gold or money` leading us us to believe these were hung outside a merchant`s establishment. Condition excellent per photos. 16" tall and 12" wide. Ask for shipping quote.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1329848 (stock #pd946)
Kodo Arts
$1,800.00
Important Edo Period C.1850 scroll painting of Kannon holding `Yatagarasu` the divine crow and messenger to the gods. Symbolizes the sun and like the sacred phoenix resides in the celestial realm. A mark of rebirth and rejuvenation. Yatagarasu as a crow-god is a symbol specifically of guidance. This great crow was sent from heaven as a guide for Emperor Jimmu on his initial journey from the region which would become Kumano to what would become Yamato, (Yoshino and then Kashihara). It is generally accepted that Yatagarasu is an incarnation of Taketsunimi no mikoto. Crow has 3 legs. Scroll painting has been framed. Ask for shipping quote. 32" tall and 15" wide.